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No one knows the exact date of William Shakespeare's birth, but devotees have adopted April 23 as the day to celebrate - and this year, the man from Stratford turns 450.
And it's not just trying on a new role. He is lowered to the stage in a jumpsuit and ferociously feathered blond wig and immediately begins the show's first rock-punk song, getting down on all fours, grinding into the microphone stand or licking the guitarist's strings.
The world premiere of Neil LaBute's The Money Shot will kick off MCC Theater's 2014-15 Main Stage season at the Lucille Lortel Theatre.
This fall, the Atlantic Theater Company will present the world premiere of "Found," a show built around discarded notes and other ephemera that litter the streets.
The theater announced Monday that the Tony Award-winning productions of "Pippin" and "Newsies" will play multiple-week engagements.
By now, some young musical theater fans have received an email from Stephen Schwartz asking them to stop illegally downloading sheet music from any of his shows.
Plaintiff Michael Egan III, center, 31, his mother Bonnie Mound, left, and attorney Jeff Herman take questions from the media during a news conference in Beverly Hills, Calif., Monday, April 21, 2014.
A Maine theater company is suing a New Jersey school district with a complaint that the school damaged costumes loaned for a production of the musical comedy "Spamalot."
The Total Bent , a new musical from Passing Strange creators Stew and Heidi Rodewald , as well as premieres by Young Jean Lee, Lin-Manuel Miranda and Lemon Andersen will be produced as part of The Public Theater 's 2014-15 season.
Maybe it's something in the water, but a number of musical theater's leading leading ladies have made distinctly bold choices this season.
The Golden Mask Festival awards ceremony, which unfolded over a leisurely three hours on Friday at the Bolshoi Theater, had plenty of surprises.
What if a man from the Upper Paleolithic era had survived until today? Living almost 14,000 years, who might this man have been, and what would he have become? The play, The Man From Earth, boldly posits these and many other questions about life.